Daily Archives: February 9, 2010

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The Reel Jesus

This piece (or a version of it, I am over the word limit by 80 words) should appear in the Centre Daily Times in the near future. It is an introduction to an upcoming film series The Reel Jesus. The story is up! “Jesus is coming to a theater near you.“ I believe that I can state, without doing any research whatsoever, not even firing up The Google, that Jesus is the single most discussed […]

The iPad is going to fail

Just like the iPhone. “We’ve learned and struggled for a few years here figuring out how to make a decent phone. PC guys are not going to just figure this out. They’re not going to just walk in.” Palm CEO Ed Colligan, commenting on then-rumored Apple iPhone, 16 Nov 2006 “Apple is slated to come out with a new phone… And it will largely fail.” Michael Kanellos, CNET, 7 December 2006 “The only question remaining […]

DSS Note: Chronicle of Higher Ed on cost of having Scrolls

This is behind a pay wall and doesn’t reveal much that you don’t already know, but I thought I would note this piece from CHE. Scholars Try to Piece Together Whats Best Done With the Dead Sea Scrolls – Research – The Chronicle of Higher Education. The story will be available for free for 5 days at this link.